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Hendricks, Thomas S. – OH1428

This interview was filmed on site at Valmont Butte. Background noise makes a few parts of the interview difficult to hear. Businesses located on Valmont Butte (Allied Chemical, Boulder Coal Company, Valmont Mill). Mining (gold mining, fluorspar mining). Public Service … Continue reading

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Imel, Ray – OH1585

Ray Imel, Jr., has had family in Colorado since 1873. In this interview he discusses family history including his grandparents’ homestead above Jamestown, his childhood in Jamestown, and his father’s involvement in hard-rock mining. He also talks about other family … Continue reading

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